shuriken

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shuriken

(ˈʃuːrɪken)
n
(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) a martial-arts weapon usually in the shape of a star or cross with sharp protruding edges, thrown with a spin towards the target
[from Japanese, shu hand + ri inside + ken blade]
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One trial requires you to jump over enemies by not touching the screen, while another has you throwing shurikens by dragging your finger behind your ninja.
Users can only either swipe to move left and right, or tap to throw shurikens to complete different puzzles.
You start off with shurikens that you can use against your opponent if he is a few meters ahead of you, which slows him down helping you narrow the gap.
But this place looked a bit stuffy for such gauche behavior, and I envisioned black-cloaked ninja popping out of hidden alcoves to rain a firestorm of shurikens on me the moment I popped open a newspaper.
To receive unlimited shurikens, first select the options screen and change the number to zero.
It is very capable of knocking out its opponents easily with its strength and its giant Water Shurikens.